Events & Talks
The Center for Race and Public Education in the South is host to a series of events including lectures, symposia and an annual Summer Teachers Institute.
Symposium: Re-envisioning Race and Education in the New South
October 9-10, 2018, we will host Gloria Ladson-Billings, the Kellner Family Distinguished Professor of Urban Education in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction and faculty affiliate in the Department of Educational Policy Studies at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, James D. Anderson is dean of the College of Education, the Edward William and Jane Marr Gutgsell Professor of Education; and affiliate Professor of History at the University of Illinois and others at a 2-day symposium.
2017-18 Walter N. Ridley Lecture
A Lecture by Beverly D. Tatum, President Emerita of Spelman College
April 10 @ 4pm
Newcomb Hall Theater
2017-18: Rachel Wahl Lecture
The Pen Mightier than the Sword? Educational Approaches to Transforming Police-Community Relations
March 13 @ 12pm
Holloway Hall in Bavaro Hall
2017-18: Ibram X. Kendi Lecture
Racist Ideas in America: From Slavery to Black Lives Matter
March 23 @ 2pm
University Baptist Church